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Puerto Rico is the international airport hub of the Caribbean, offering the most flights to and from major cities in the United States, international destinations, and connections to other islands in the Caribbean.  You may be eager to book your flights to Puerto Rico, but before you do, please take a few minutes to read our airport guide to make the most informed decision.  A few minutes reading through this guide may save you money and travel time.

There are two international airports: Luis Munoz Marin, commonly known as San Juan International Airport (SJU) located in the municipality of Carolina on the North East Coast of Puerto Rico.  Rafael Hernandez Airport is located in the municipality of Aguadilla on the North West Coast of Puerto Rico.  Puerto Rico offers daily flights year-round from many major cities in the United States as well as international.  Flight rates vary greatly depending on the travel season, the day of the week you’re traveling, and the airport you choose.

The following are highlights of all the airports, as well as travel advice for all tourist regions, including Vieques and Culebra.

"San Juan" Carolina Airport - Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport (SJU)

Carolina, Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico Airport Guide - San Juan International Airport
  • Highlights:  Overall, the SJU Airport offers the best selection of flights from major cities across the United States and international cities.
  • Location: Commonly called San Juan Airport, most people think it is located in San Juan.  The location is actually in the district of Isla Verde, part of the municipality of Carolina, just minutes east of San Juan.
  • Best Airport Choice if you’re staying in the North East, San Juan & Isla Verde, or on the East Coast Region.
  • Airport Name: Luis Munoz Marin
  • San Juan Airport Code: SJU
  • Tel: Carolina Tourism Center / 787-721-2400 x 5216, 5217, 5218 & 5219 / 787-791-1014; Airport Manager / 787-289-7240
  • Commercial Airlines: All Major Airlines & Private Flights & Charters

Aguadilla Airport - Rafael Hernández Airport (BQN)

Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico Airport Guide - Aguadilla Airport

If you wish to spend your vacation on the west coast of Puerto Rico, you can fly into the Aguadilla airport.  Even if you are not staying on the west coast, you can find inexpensive flights deals, some are red eye, so it may be worth checking into if you’re on a budget.  The short lines and quick check-in process are two great benefits of flying into the Aguadilla Airport.

  • Airport Name: Rafael Hernández Airport
  • Aguadilla Airport Code: BQN
  • Tel: 787-890-6075
  • Commercial Airlines: Jet Blue; National Airlines; Spirit Airlines; United Airlines; Private Flights & Charters

Isla Grande Airport - Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG)

Isla Grande, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico Airports - Travel Guide

Located right near the popular destinations of Condado, Old San Juan, and the Puerto Rico Convention Center you can head over to the Isla Grande Airport and catch a flight to the offshore islands of Vieques & Culebra.

  • Airport Code: SIG
  • Tel: 787-729-8715 x 3330, 3331, 3332
  • Commercial Flights: Air Flamenco; Vieques Air Link; Private Flights

Ceiba - Jose Aponte de la Torre Airport (RVR)

Ceiba, Puerto Rico

The Airport offers very low fares to the offshore islands of Vieques and Culebra.  There are also daily flights to some of the US Virgin Islands. The Ceiba Airport is located on 124 acres of the former Roosevelt Roads Naval Base in the municipality of Ceiba, Puerto Rico.

  • Ceiba Airport Code:  RVR 
  • Tel: 787-729-8715 x 5202, 5201
  • Commercial Airlines: Air Flamenco; MN Aviation; Vieques Air Link; Private Flights & Charters

Culebra Airport - Benjamín Rivera Noriega (CPX)

Culebra, Puerto Rico

If you wish to go to Culebra, the airport in Ceiba, offers the most economical flights to the island at about $45 per person one way.  Daily flights are available from the international airport and the regional airport in Isla Grande.

  • Airport Name: Benjamín Rivera Noriega
  • Culebra Airport Code: CPX
  • Tel: 787-742-0022
  • Commercial Airlines: Air America; Air Flamenco; Air Margarita; Cape Air; MN Aviation; Vieques Air Link

Vieques Airport - Antonio Rivera Rodríguez (VQS )

Vieques, Puerto Rico

If you’re heading to the offshore island of Vieques, there are daily flights to the Vieques airport from Luis Muñoz Marin in San Juan (SJU), the Isla Grande Airport(SIG), and the new nearby airport in Ceiba, PR (RVR).

  • Airport Name:  Antonio Rivera Rodríguez
  • Vieques Airport Code: Code VQS
  • Tel: 787-741-0515
  • Commercial Airlines: Air America; Air Flamenco; Air Margarita; Air Sunshine; Cape Air; MN Aviation; Vieques Air Link

Ponce - Mercedita Airport (PSE)

Ponce, Puerto Rico

If you’re planning on spending your vacation in the south region you may want to fly into the Ponce airport. Many locals fly into Ponce and budget-savvy travelers may want to check rates, at times Jet Blue gives some really great deals.

  • Airport Code: PSE
  • Tel: 787-842-6292 / 787-729-8715 x 5100
  • Commercial Flights: Jet Blue; Charters; Private Flights

Mayaguez - Eugenio María de Hostos Airport (MAZ)

Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
  • Mayaguez Airport Code: MAZ
  • Tel: 787-832-3390
  • Commercial Airlines: Cape Air; Private Flights

More Regional Airports in Puerto Rico

Arecibo - Antonio Juarbe Pol Airport (ABO)

  • Arecibo Airport Code: ABO
  • Tel: 787-881-2072
  • Commercial Airlines: Private Flights

Humacao - Humacao Regional Airport (X63)

  • Humacao Airport Code: X63
  • Tel: 787-852-8188
  • Airlines: Private Flights

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